Albert TUCKER, Sketch of city by night Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1914 – 1999

  • England, Europe, United States of America 1947-60

Sketch of city by night [Prev Titan title "Study for Images of modern evil"] (1944-45) Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and black ink and brush and black ink Support: paper

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed with notes on left side in pen and black ink, 'silhouette' 'yell grey blue purple'.
Dimensions: sheet 13.4 h x 17.6 w cm sight 13.9 h x 18.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mrs. Barbara Tucker 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.2363
Image rights: © Barbara Tucker courtesy Barbara Tucker
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the Barbara Tuckson, the artist's wife, Melbourne, 1979.